[Mediawiki-l] case insensitive links

Brion Vibber brion at pobox.com
Fri Feb 4 19:41:51 UTC 2005


Rowan Collins wrote:
> I would, however, advise against having two titles differing only in
> capitalisation, because this seems to screw up browser histories, at
> least in Mozilla & Firefox - to demonstrate, use an existing browser
> window/tab to go to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acid and then
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ACID; now click your "back" button, and
> be confused... [Now I see that this doesn't happen in IE, I guess it's
> a moz bug, but it's still confusing, and there may be similar problems
> elsewhere and in other browsers]

I can confirm this behavior in Firefox 1.0 (Mac OS X).
Please file a bug report at http://bugzilla.mozilla.org

-- brion vibber (brion @ pobox.com)
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